Sullivan RV CRA Late Model Sportsman, EDCO Welding CRA Street Stocks and Figure 8's Featured on
20, 2011) –
Racing action will return to Anderson Speedway on
Saturday, April 23 with an exciting racing lineup at the Madison County
racetrack. Featured divisions include the Sullivan RV CRA Late Model
Sportsman, EDCO Welding CRA Street Stocks and Figure 8’s.
The Sullivan RV CRA Late Model Sportsman made three appearances at Anderson
Speedway in 2010 with Al Cook Jr. earning the May checkered flag, Charlie
Hanna scoring the June affair and Brett Robinson winning the July event. New
Castle’s Jason Atkinson opened up the 2011 with capturing the season opener
at Plymouth Speedway on April 10. Other early season challengers include
Bret Miles Jr., Charlie Hanna, Nick Pressler and Mark Lambert.
Many of the competitors in the brand new Late Model division at Anderson
Speedway will be part of the 50-lap event. Terry Cater won the opener on
April 2 followed by Miles and William Mefford. The remainder of the top five
included John Heck and Brett Robinson.
The EDCO Welding CRA Street Stocks will make their first of five scheduled stops at
Anderson this weekend. Last season events were won by Rich Boyer (May), Josh
Poore (June), Rob Allman (August) and Poore in September. This season began
at Plymouth with Chad Poorman earning the victory over Anderson’s Josh Poore
with Illinois competitor Eddie Wolfe.
Anderson Speedway’s EDCO Welding Street Stock division began their season on April 9
with Poore extending his winning streak from 2010 to four consecutive
victories. Josh Myers grabbed runner-up honors with Jacob McElfresh in third
Curtis Chapman won the Figure 8 initial event on April 2 followed by Nick
Warner. Other top finishers in the opener included James Peterson, Bruce
McFall and Larry Swinford.
On Saturday, April 23, spectator gates open at 3:30 p.m. with the racing
beginning at 7. Admission is $10 for adults and $4 for kids ages 6-12.
Children five and under get in free.